Antique Sofas

Antique canapés, or antique sofas, sometimes called settees, come in as many styles and sizes as antique armchairs, and many times we’ll have a complete antique salon set available while the pieces last. Antique canapés are perfect for creating a cozy seating group for your entertaining room.

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Hall Bench, 19th Century Swedish Painted Pine

Hall Bench, 19th Century Swedish Painted Pine is a masterful rendition of the Gustavian flair that is so popular now worldwide.  This example boasts several layers of finish which have achieved a worn state that provides the epitome of the "shabby chic" look!  Neoclassical and Chinoiserie architecture combine to create the form.  Ideal for protected...
$5,980
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Swedish Bench ~ Sofa, 19th Century Neoclassical Painted

19th Century Neoclassical Painted Swedish Bench ~ Sofa is a delightful elegant piece with carved detail enhanced with the scraped original painted finish on all sides.  Turned spindles define the seatback that wraps around each side, with Greek coin motif carved into the bordering.  The lower apron pulls out from the front for an extra storage space!Circa...
$5,700
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Banquette, 19th Century French Walnut Louis XVI Bench

19th Century French Walnut Louis XVI Banquette has unusually high sides, all designed to be upholstered, nestled with a frame hand-sculpted from luxurious walnut and carved with rosettes, egg & dart molding, and shaped in a graceful design supported by tapered & fluted legs.  Ready for upholstery in your coordinating fabric!Circa 1890sMeasures 33H...
$1,650
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Sofa, 19th Century French Napoleon III Period in...

19th Century French Napoleon III Rosewood Sofa features graceful lines with carved embellishment including lions' paw feet below, foliates on the armrests and seatback crown, with swan's heads on the seatback shoulders.  Original mohair upholstery adds a special touch! Circa 1860s Measures 37.25H x 70.25W x 25D - Seat 16H x 20D
$2,200   $2,750
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Bench, 19th Century Swedish Neoclassical Painted with...

Hand-crafted by talented Swedish artisans during the 19th Century, then given a Painted Finish with Gold Highlights, this charming 19th Century Swedish Neoclassical Sofa - Armbench is perfect for adding a light and airy look!  Featuring its original needlepoint tapestry upholstery, it will offer a wonderful Old World touch to any room.Circa 1880sMeasures...
$1,950   $3,250
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Sofa, Antique French Louis XV Wingback

Antique French Louis XV Sofa features a wingback design, and a frame hand-carved from solid walnut in the graceful naturalistic form and embellishment of the Rococo style that enamoured the King.  Four legs across the front ensure strength and longevity.  Damascene silk upholstery is in very good condition. Circa early 1900s Measures 44H x 86.5W x 23.5D -...
$2,900
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19th Century Louis Philippe Period French Mahogany...

The tailored yet graceful lines of the Louis Philippe period have transcended time, as evidenced by this 19th Century Louis Philippe Sofa, hand-crafted from exotic imported mahogany and sculpted to perfection by very talented artisans.  Upholstery is in very serviceable condition but easily replaced to coordinate with your decor. Circa 1850s Measures 36H...
$1,937   $2,980
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Vintage French Louis XV Velvet Sofa

Perfect for providing abject comfort for your family and guests in style, this elegant yet casual French Louis XV Style Sofa is overstuffed to provide lounging comfort with class!Circa mid-1900sMeasures 37H x 77W x 37D - seat 17H 
$1,625   $3,250
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19th Century Painted Directoire Day Bed

19th Century Painted Directoire Day Bed features the unique architecture and embellishment of the style, with a two-toned patinaed painted finish that enhances its beauty and lends a casual effect to the look. High quality, inexpensive custom mattress set available ~ contact the Dallas showroom for details! Circa 1880s Measures 47.5H x 86W x 40D
$2,608   $3,725
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19th Century French Louis XVI Chaise Duchesse Brisee...

19th Century French Louis XVI Chaise Duchesse Brisee (chaise lounge) is a single chair for lounging, yet separates into two bergeres and a spacious footstool when needed!  carved from fine French walnut and featuring a patinaed painted finish. Circa 1880s Large bergere measures 36.5H x 26.5W x 28D - Seat 19.5HSmall bergere measures 30H x 25.5W x 23D -...
$3,920   $4,900
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Antique Day Bed - Twin Bed ~ Country French Painted

Antique Country French Painted Day Bed features a beautiful framework inspired by the Louis XV style embellished with hand-carved floral and foliate motifs, enhanced by the patinaed painted finish.  Bed should accommodate most twin mattress sets.  Contact the Baton Rouge showroom for clarification. As of this writing, an identical twin is avialable (as...
$1,980
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Antique Day Bed - Twin Bed ~ Country French Painted

Antique Country French Painted Day Bed features a beautiful framework inspired by the Louis XV style embellished with hand-carved floral and foliate motifs, enhanced by the patinaed painted finish.  Bed should accommodate most twin mattress sets.  Contact the Baton Rouge showroom for clarification. As of this writing, an identical twin is avialable (as...
$1,980
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19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Sofa

19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Sofa represents the epitome of the craftsmanship from the Belle Epoque period in France, when artisans from all over the world flocked to Paris and its environs to be involved with, apprentice, and become masters of their trade!  The refined elegance of the neoclassical style is expressed here with fine acanthus leaf...
$1,625   $3,250
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19th Century Swedish Painted Sofa ~ Bench

19th Century Swedish Painted Sofa ~ Bench is a jewel of a find, with a high gallery rail on three sides perfect for bunching up pillows.  The clean, uncluttered lines are inspired by the classic style, and when combined with the rustic slightly distressed finish ensures it will work with almost any decor!  Painted finish has achieved a lovely patina over...
$5,900
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19th Century French Louis XIV Whitewashed Canape with...

19th Century French Louis XIV Whitewashed Canape with Rams' Heads was sculpted from select French walnut, and features a timeless neoclassical design that dates back to the glory of ancient Greece and Rome.  Unusual raised inverse corbels adorn the seatback cornerposts topped with lions' heads, with a stretcher connecting the legs below for added strength...
$1,950   $2,600
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Antique French Louis XVI Petite Painted Chaise Longue

Antique French Louis XVI Petite Painted Chaise Longue is the perfect piece for a lounge, drawing room or bedroom, allowing one to relax in a multitude of poses for reading or just enjoying the day.  Carved framework is highlighted in a two-toned painted finish, and upholstery is very serviceable! Circa early 1900s Measures 33H x 45W x 20.5D; seat 18H
$1,490
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Antique French Os de Mouton Walnut Sofa

Antique French Os de Mouton Walnut Sofa is perfect for relaxing in the office or just to use as a seating group in your favorite family room!  This example, with new neutral upholstery in Belgian linen, was carved with acanthus plumes on the boldly scrolled framework for an added touch of style! Circa early 1900s Measures 43H x 51W x 25.5D - seat 18.5H
$1,960   $2,450
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19th Century Italian Gilded Neoclassical Chair & a Half

Many are under the mistaken impression that this concept is recent, but here stands before you a 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Chair & a Half with original painted and gilded finish that has achieved a lovely distressed patina over the past century!  Upholstery is a wonderful French toile of fine quality,down filed and in serviceable...
$2,388   $3,980
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19th Century Black Forest Stripped Oak Hunt Sofa

19th Century Black Forest Stripped Oak Sofa is a superlative testament to the talents of the regional sculptors, who used the local indigenous old-growth oak to carve amazingly realistic oak branches, acorns, leaves, and heraldic crest motifs pierced through in three dimensions, which is the most difficult carving possible on such pieces!  Tapered, fluted...
$2,125   $4,250
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19th Century French Louis XV Rococo Fruitwood Sofa

This 19th Century French Louis XV Rococo Fruitwood Sofa has been carved to perfection by a master sculptor, and has been newly upholstered in neutral colored linen.  Exquisite sculpture abounds all across the intricately undulating and scrolled framework, depicting stylized shell and foliate motifs, with six cabriole legs and two pairs of double-lyre...
$1,960   $2,450
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Mid-Century Leather Knole Sofa

Mid-Century Leather Knole Sofa features brass finials on each corner-post serve as tie down cleats for suspending the sides as they hinge down.  Lounge in comfort and style! The Knole Sofa was originally made in the 17th century. It is housed at Knole in Kent, a house owned by the Sackville-Wests since 1605 but now in the care of the National Trust. It...
$2,490   $4,980
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19th Century French Louis Philippe Period Sofa

19th Century French Louis Philippe Fruitwood Sofa with Dark Brown Velvet features graceful lines and a timeless elegance that transcends styles from the time of the ancient Egyptians to the present day! The elegant lines of the Louis Philippe frame contrast beautifully with the dark upholstery.  The frame has been sublimely crafted from solid cherry wood...
$2,133   $2,700
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19th Century French Regence Walnut Needlepoint Sofa

This 19th Century French Walnut Needlepoint Tapestry Sofa has been carved to perfection in the Regence manner, then upholstered in original fine hand-woven needlepoint with a colorful floral and folaite theme that will add a splash of panache to any room! Circa 1860s Measures 40H x 55W x 27D; seat 20H  
$1,490   $2,980
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Chesterfield Two-Seat Brown Leather Sofa

Chesterfield Two-Seat Brown Leather Sofa features classic tufted seatback with wraparound, overstuffed comfort! Brown colored leather sofa in an elegant vintage style, designed for pure comfort. Circa mid-1900s Measures 30H x 61W x 31D
$1,850   $3,700
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Antique Country French Walnut Upholstered Bed

Antique Country French Walnut Upholstered Bed makes the perfect choice for a sleigh bed look without all the extra weight!  Gracefully scrolled cornerposts lend a refined air to the look, and the size is perfect for a big family room or in a guest bedroom.  Pay special attention to the exquisite hand-carved embellishment on the head and footboards ~ even...
$1,375   $2,750
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Antique French Louis XV Walnut Canape

Antique French Louis XV Walnut Canape is an elegant yet sublimely comfortable place to relax and entertain friends.  Rounded seatback and deep, fully cushioned seats with padded armrests only add to the experience.  Hand-carved walnut frame was styled in the Rococo manner of which the King was so fond. As of this writing two different-sized single...
$2,200
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19th Century French Napoleon III Mahogany Bed

19th Century French Napoleon III Mahogany Bed is a masterful study in classical architecture melded with timeless French craftsmanship and an understated elegance that will transform your room!  Subtly carved end post tops complement the tailored lines of the head and foot boards.  Ideal to use as a stand-alone bed, or as a daybed if you so desire. Will...
$3,650
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19th Century French Louis XV Walnut Chair with Mohair

NOW 50% OFF 19th Century French Louis XV Walnut Chair has been upholstered in Mohair for long-lasting beauty and enjoyment!  The contours of the frame are curvaceously naturalistic, and have been embellished with hand-carved, stylized shell, floral and foliate motifs.  Perfect for a cozy seating group! Circa 1890s Measures 33H x 17W x 17D; seat 17H
$399   $798
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19th Century French Louis XV Walnut Canape with Mohair

NOW 50% OFF 19th Century French Louis XV Walnut Canape has been upholstered in Mohair for long-lasting beauty and enjoyment!  The contours of the frame are curvaceously naturalistic, and have been embellished with hand-carved, stylized shell, floral and foliate motifs.  Perfect for a cozy seating group! Circa 1890s Measures 33.5H x 50W x 24D; seat 17H
$990   $1,980
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19th Century French Louis XVI Painted Sofa ~ Canape

19th Century French Louis XVI Painted Sofa ~ Canape is poised to create a light and airy look with stylish comfort in the neoclassical theme!  Tailored lines are enhanced by subtle carved accents including fluting and rosettes with the distressed painted finish only adding to the allure.  Upholstery is serviceable yet easily replaced with your...
$1,200
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Antique French Directoire Style Chaise Lounge

Antique French Directoire Style Chaise Lounge is ideal for cozy niches, bedrooms, or anywhere one needs a place to relax ~ even in the center of the room!  Hand-crafted from solid fruitwood in the tailored architecture of the Directoire, it will blend with a wide variety of decors. Circa early 1900s Measures 32.5H x 61W x 30D; Seat 18H
$1,188   $1,980
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19th Century Swedish Louis XVI Painted & Caned Sofa

19th Century Swedish Louis XVI Painted & Caned Sofa ~ Canape is the perfect choice for a cozy nook or entryway (especially with the original matching salon pieces)!  Timeless styling is enhanced by the painted off-white finish which has achieved a lovely patina over the decades, especially so because of the pure white enhancements on the trim. ...
$990   $1,980
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19th Century Barley Twist Walnut Chaise Lounge Frame

19th Century Barley Twist Walnut Chaise Lounge Frame is ready to upholster!  From what we can tell, it's had two upholstery jobs done on it already, and the frame is so sturdy and well made it's good for three or four more!  Large enough on which to take a nap, yet small enough to take up less of a footprint in the room than a full daybed, this is an...
$1,163   $4,650
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19th Century French Louis XVI Sofa

19th Century French Louis XVI Sofa features classical styling inspired by ancient Greek and Roman architecture, with meticulously hand-carved detailing all along the framework.  Damask fabric is in serviceable condition. Circa 1890s As of this writing, the original matching pair of armchairs and set of four side chairs are still available! Measures 40.5H...
$2,200   $2,750
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19th Century Hand Carved Antique Italian Gilt-Wood...

Absolutely fantastic large-scale Antique Italian Hand Carved Gilt-wood Rococo Sofa Lavished with damask fabric on sculpted Louis XV-inspired frame with gilded finish. The opulent Italian rococo design style has influenced the French Louis XV period and was revived again through out Europe in the mid 19th century. With graceful great proportions, well...
$1,992   $4,980
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Sofa, 19th Century French Louis Philippe Period

19th Century French Louis Philippe Sofa was hand-crafted from exotic imported mahogany, and features the tailored yet elegant lines of the genre.  The sloped sides allow one to relax as in a chaise longue.  Upholstery is recently installed and in good condition.Circa 1850sMeasures 38H x 85W x 26D - Seat 20H

18th Century Swedish Gustavian Period Day Bed ~ Hall...

18th Century Swedish Gustavian Period Day Bed ~ Hall Bench ca. 1790 features tailored, neoclassical lines that are definitive of the era, with slat backs surrounding the seating area, and charming rustic carved motifs around the top of the gallery rail and all across the apron.  Such daybeds were popular for sofas during the day, and ideal for...

19th Century French Louis XVI Painted Canape

19th Century French Louis XVI Painted Canape boasts timeless neoclassical architecture and hand-carved embellishment depicting spiral ribbon and acanthus motifs, all enhanced by the patinaed painted finish.  Rich damascene silk cushion complements the caned wraparound seatback with armrests. Circa 1890s Measures 33H x 40.5W x 20.5D; seat 16H

Sofa, 19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood

19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Sofa features timeless classical styling and hand-carved excellence on the entire framework emphasizing acanthus plumes, laurel swags, and fine molded detail all around!Circa 1890sMeasures 38H x 62.5W x 23D - seat 17H

19th Century French Louis XV Chaise Longue

19th Century French Louis XV Chaise Longue is a study in style as well as comfort!  Hand-carved from select French walnut, it features a gracefully scrolled headrest on one end, with plenty of room to stretch out for comfort while reading, relaxing, or an afternoon nap!  Upholstered in mohair, it features exquisite relief carvings of stylized shell,...

19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Sofa

19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Sofa boasts neoclassical architecture below with seven tapered & fluted legs providing support and leading the eye up to the scrolled armrests carved with acanthus plumes.  The wraparound seatback is more of a transitional design with triple arched effect enhanced by spiral ribbon molding detail.  Finished in...

Pair Antique French Louis XVI Painted Sofas

Pair Antique French Louis XVI Painted Sofas is a rare find indeed!  Classical styling includes beautifully hand-carved frames with comfortably bergere-style armrests.  Detailed molding pervades the design, accentuated by the patinaed painted finish. As of this writing a matching single armchair is available, viewable by click on the Related Item below...

Antique French Os de Mouton Sofa

Relax in style with this fine Antique French Os de Mouton Sofa, so-called because of the framework and legs that resemble the legs of a lamb!  Upholstery is inserviceable condition but easy to replace with your coordinating fabric.  Seats three, with carved armrest supports gracefully contoured to provide wonderful comfort!Circa early 1900sMeasures 47H x...

19th Century French Rustic Louis XVI Canape (petite sofa)

19th Century French Rustic Louis XVI Canape (petite sofa) has more charm than a house full of modern furniture!  Hand-crafted and carved to emulate the style dictated by the court of King Louis XVI, it is an ideal choice as a cozy sofa that is perfect for two.  Price includes pillows as shown! Circa 1860s Measures 36.5.5H x 49.5W x 29.5D - Seat 20H

19th Century French Walnut Stripped Louis XVI Sofa

This particular 19th Century French Blonde Walnut Stripped Louis XVI Sofa ~ Canape features an elegant yet casual effect, with highly desirable unfinished blonde walnut hand-carved to perfection and blended with woven cane to produce a light and airy look.  Classical motifs handed down from the ancient Greek and Roman civilizations ensure timeless...

19th Century Swedish Louis XVI Gilded Sofa

This 19th Century Swedish Louis XVI Gilded Sofa is a classic example of the elegance of the Belle Epoch in Europe!  Beautifully hand-crafted in the neoclassic style, it has been gilded for an opulent effect.Matching Chairs Still Available As Of This Writing!Circa 1890sMeasures 37H x 50W x 21D

Set of Four 19th Century French Louis XIV Chairs

Set of Four 19th Century French Louis XIV Chairs exudes the essence of regality, with amazing carved detail on the legs and connecting stretchers below.  Spacious seatback and generous seat provide ample comfort for which the design has been appreciated for the past 300 years.  Recently upholstered, each is perfectly good to work as is, or to reupholster...